Happy Friday!!!! We made it!!! Group hug!

First things first. I just wanted to take this moment to remind you to be sure to join the Stamping Scrapping Creative Partners Design Team Blog Hop. You can see my project for the Hop here, but you will need to visit each DT member’s blog and enter your name into the Inlinkz in order to win. I would be so tickled,  if one of you won a brand new Scor-Pal!
Our challenge over at the Magnolia Stamp Lovers Blog is ribbon! Another easy one, right? P1000780 copy
For my card, oddly enough, … I chose another new favorite, Tilda with Lace Jeans from the Magnolia Butterfly Dreams Collection . Love that Barbie hair! My sketch is from last weeks Friday’s Sketchers.

SSDT Creative Partner Thank You Blog Hop

Welcome to the StampingScrapping Design Team Creative Partner Thank You Blog Hop!
Today the design team will feature products from just a few of our Creative Partners. Recently our design team were gifted with products from the following companies
• Spellbinders™ Paper Arts-Grand Calibur
• Scor-Pal Scoring Board
• Basic Grey-Patterned Paper
• La La Land Crafts-Rubberstamps
Without our Creative Partners our design team members could not create the great projects you see on their blogs.
We would like to thank these wonderful companies for their generous donations! Come hop along with us and enjoy the creative projects our design team members created using these
wonderful products. You could win a New Scor-Pal just by leaving a comment on all 13 blogs.
To enter:
You must comment on each blog by using the Inlinkz button at the bottom of this post to be eligible to win. Contest ends 11:59pm 04/03/11.
All comments will be verified and a winner will be chosen from those who comment on all 13 blogs. The winner will be notified via email and on 04/05/11. 

In an effort to thank all of our very generous Creative Partners, I wanted to make a few projects that would truly showcase each of the exciting gifts the Design Team have received.
So,... after much thought and consideration, I started out by creating this fun Pull-up Treat Holder with my brand new Scor-Pal. I chose this super easy to follow tutorial from Splitcoast.
My darling image is Winter Marci from La La Land Crafts. I can honestly tell you that each one of the DT members have fallen in love with these stamps! The display at CHA was so fun,... I wanted to take the entire thing home with me. Marci is such a cutie and so fun to color! I see many, many more La La Land stamps in my future! :)

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P1000774 copyNext, it was time to cut out an array of Spellbinders with my brand new,... GORGEOUS Spellbinders Grand Calibur! What I love the most about the newest addition to my craft room is, how easy it is to cut multiple dies all at the same time and the embossing is nearly effortless!

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Another wonderful product that the DT received was some of my favorite papers ever! I mean who the heck doesn't LOVE Basic Grey papers?  They are just the best, aren't they?
I always get such a kick out of making boxes and bags.  So, I thought I would create this little 3x3 note card holder, along with a set of note cards to match. Of course, I used Cindy's beautiful Heart Circle Elements stamps for framing my sentiments, too. The tutorial for the 3 x 3 box can be found here.
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I hope you've enjoyed my projects.
I also wanted to take a moment to personally thank our Creative Partners for all of their amazing generosity! So, from the bottom of my heart, thank you to:

La La Land Craft
Basic Grey
Supplies Used:

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There goes another weekend…..

I’ve just finished taking a few days off from work, so that I could spend time with family, (my very favorite thing to do), enjoy my Mom’s birthday by having lunch at the beach and last night we celebrated with the entire family by going out for a nice dinner. Not a single day goes by, that I am not aware of what a blessing it is to have my Mother in my life. She is…not only the best friend a daughter could ask for, but one truly amazing woman!
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The challenge at Scrappy Frogs is Flowers and Lace. Right up my alley and since I am having such fun with hand made flowers and my McGill Flowers punches this was such a fun, fun project to make!
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Supplies used:
Spellbinders Nestabilites ~ Classic Scallop Oval
SSD Stamps ~ Beaded Ovals
Sentiment ~ Papertrey Ink ~ Heartfelt Basics
Twinklets Diamond Dust
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SSCC Pastel Challenge

P1000688 copy It’s been a little while since I’ve played around with making a hand crafted flower…but once I picked up a couple of the Mc Gill Flower Punches….I couldn’t put them down… and then….I really couldn’t wait to show you what I came up with. The details in the punches for each petal are what really sets these flowers apart.

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After I punched the petals and leaves, I added a bit of ink to each petal. When I had the flower assembled, I added a tiny but of Glossy Accents to the edges of the flowers petals and then sprinkled it with Twinklets Diamond Dust. The Mc Gill Flower Punches are available at Stamping Scrapping, along with a very simple and easy to follow video tutorial.

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For my image, using the SSD Beaded Ovals set from Stamping Scrapping, I stamped and heat embossed a border for my sentiment from Papertey Ink.

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I love, love, love the dimension in this flower!

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That’s it for me tonight. Thank you for dropping by! :)

Additional Supplies:

Embossing Powder

Martha Stewart Punch ~ Deep Edge Garden Trellis

Spellbinders Classic Oval

Spellbinders Classic Scallop Ovals

Stamps ~ SSD Beaded Ovals

Sentiment Stamp ~ Papertrey Ink

Also linking to:

House of Gilli ~ Pastel colors with Bling

Make it Monday ~ Anything Goes

The Shabby Tea Room ~ Birthday

Woodware ~ Spring

Gingerloft ~ Flowers

Sugar Creek Hollow ~ Handmade Flowers

Crafty Catz ~ Yellow and Green

Daring Cardmakers ~ Home Baked

Craft Us Crazy ~ Nature

Scrappy Frogs Good Luck Challenge

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Can you believe that it’s already March?….Geez, where does the time go? Do you remember saying anything like that when you were a kid? Nope….me either. That’s one of those head shaking statements, that an old person makes, isn’t it? Scary…..

My card tonight is for the Good Luck challenge over at Scrappy Frogs. This was another super fast and easy card to put together!

My supplies are:

SSD Spellbinders Die ~ Frou Frou Tags

SSD Stamps ~ Heart Circle Elements

Cuttlebug Embossing Folder~ Seeing Spots

Thank you so much for stopping by! Toodles!

Linking to:

DYSU~ Just Green It

Little red Wagon ~ Sentiment or Greeting Only